Freedom of expression Current Affairs, GK & News

‘Freedom in the World 2020’ report released

According to the latest report titled ‘Freedom in the World 2020’ published by US-based NGO Freedom House, India has secured 83rd rank in the list of free democracies. India has become one of the world’s least free democracies with its score falling by four points to 71 and it is near the most bottom ranks. ..


N Ram appointed as president of Alliance for Media Freedom (AFMF)

Narasimhan Ram, chairman of THG Publishing Private Limited, has been appointed president of the Alliance for Media Freedom (AFMF), a cross-media advocacy and action group of media organisations, promoters and journalists. The Alliance is dedicated to work for the cause of media freedom, media independence and the safety of the last journalist. It has adopted ..


World Press Freedom Index, 2018

World freedom index is released by Reporter’s Without Border’s (Reporters Sans Frontiers, RSF). RSF is a global non-profit body that works on the freedom of the press. The findings of the report: India stood at 136 in a pool of 180 countries ranked by RSF in 2017, which was a place lower than India’s rank ..